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DOS News

 

Derbyshire Bird Report 2012

DBR 2012 Cover

The latest Derbyshire Bird Report published November 2013 with 188 pages, Systematic List PLUS Status of Hobby in Derbyshire and Common Sandpipers in the Peak District 2011 -2012


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Derby Peregrines

Catch up on all the Peregrine news at Derby Cathedral Peregrine Project here


For streaming live video and sound click here. More good news: The project also has been successful in getting nearly £50,000 of funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund to be spent over the next three years, the grant to be administered by Derbyshire Wildlife Trust.


Announcements

 




The Birds of Derbyshire



Some excellent reviews recently e.g. in British Birds. For details of the new DOS book and how to order click here



See the Meetings and Trips page for the 2014-2015 Indoor Meetings and Fieldtrip programme dates


Check out the Carsington Bird Club website


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Meetings and trips

 

The next indoor meeting will be on Friday 26 September at the Evergreen Club, Allestree


The next planned Field Trip will be on Wednesday 10 December to Albert Village Lake


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  Site restrictions

Birdwatchers are are asked to respect the following restrictions:

  • Willington GP: Please stay on the main tracks, do not use the gravel company roads and stay away from the water on the Canal Pit
  • Foremark Reservoir: No access at any time to the area along the dam wall or the the west side of the reservoir
  • Ambaston GP: Please stay on the public footpath
  • Drakelow NR: Please do not walk in front of the main hide
  • Aston-on-Trent GP: This is a private working gravel pit with permit only access during working hours. The closer pits can be viewed from the A50 slip road with a telescope but no access should be attempted AT ANY TIME (or you will have to explain yourself to the local constabulary!)

Safety first!

Respect landowner's privacy

"The interests of the bird comes first"

Birdwatchers code of Conduct





 
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